Though 2015 may have just begun, Vogue is already preparing to crown the year’s “it” bag – and they’re letting you make the call!
Thanks to Louis Vuitton’s Neverfull, the original coated-canvas shopper tote released in 2007, we are spoiled. What could be easier for a day out, particularly one when you’re perusing shops and stocking up on new purchases, than a big bag you can toss everything into?
This year marks a full century of fine leather craftsmanship from Fontana. The 100-year-old Italian leather house may not rank at the heights of Fendi or Ferragamo (yet), but this is a name all bag snobs need to know. The proof is in their street cred; in the last few years, Cameron Diaz, Sofia Vergara, and Jessica Chastain have been spotted carrying variations of their Afef tote.
Jason Wu has a razor-keen sense of what women want. That includes pieces to wear over and over that are beautiful, chic, and also on-trend. With his latest, Jason has managed to capture the essence of fashion it-girl and style mix-master Hanne Gaby Odiele in a bag.
A sunny disposition for MCM bags, indeed. These bags had me doing a double take! There is nary a bag of overwhelming studs, nor a pattern of in-your-face logos in sight…